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Volunteer Co-ordinator - Edinburgh & West Lothian

  • Part time
  • £23,899 – £26,223 pro-rata
  • Edinburgh & West Lothian
  • Closing 11th April 2022

  • Advertised from 22nd March 2022
  • Temporary until 31st March 2023 – 21 hours


Alzheimer Scotland recognises the vital contribution that volunteers make to the delivery of the services we provide to people living with dementia; and the importance of planning ongoing volunteer management.

The Volunteer Co-ordinator role is central to our success, in developing, planning and implementing an effective volunteer network, and for recruiting, matching and retaining the volunteers needed to support the delivery of services.

The key role of the Volunteer Co-ordinator is to assess the skills, experience and expectations of volunteers, and identify the volunteers and activities that will best support the outcomes of people living with dementia.

The Volunteer Co-ordinator is responsible for the ongoing management of volunteers.

Successful applicants will have a positive approach to dementia. You will also have good communication skills and a caring attitude. A willingness to learn and participate in training is essential. Relevant qualifications and/or experience of working with people with dementia would be an advantage.

Application notes

For a full job description, please click apply where you will be redirected to our website to fill out an online application form.

Applicants must complete the form on our website to be considered for this role. CV applications will not be considered.

The successful candidate for this post will be subject to a criminal check through Disclosure Scotland.

Interview date – Monday 18th / Tuesday 19th April 2022

Closing date – Monday 11th April 2022

Recruiting Manager: Lisa Moodie

Location: Alzheimer Scotland, 160 Dundee Street, Edinburgh, EH11 1DQ

Tele: 01315519350